Bar Rules

Rule 10-104. Board of Trustees

State Bar Programs / Part X - Clients' Security Fund / Rule 10-104. Board of Trustees

(a) The Board of Trustees shall consist of six (6) lawyers and one (1) non-lawyer appointed by the President of the State Bar. The initial appointments to the Board shall be of such terms as to result in the staggered expiration of the terms of all members of the Board. Thereafter, the appointments shall be for a term of five (5) years.

(b) Vacancies shall be filled by appointment of the President of the State Bar of Georgia for any unexpired term.

(c) The Board members shall select a chairperson, and such other officers as the Board members deem appropriate.

(d) A quorum for the transaction of business at any meeting of the Board shall consist of three current members in attendance.

(e) The Board may adopt a regulation to terminate Trustees who fail to regularly attend meetings and may adopt additional regulations for the administration of the Fund which are not otherwise inconsistent with these rules.

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